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Call the Midwife

Jennifer Worth

Attached to an order of nuns who had been working in the slums since the 1870s, Jennifer tells the story not only of the women she treated, but also of the community of nuns (including one who was accused of stealing jewels from Hatton Garden) and the camaraderie of the midwives with whom she trained.

Funny, disturbing and incredibly moving, Jennifer's stories bring to life the colourful world of the East End in the 1950s.(Amazon)

Genre
Non-fiction
Publishing Details:
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2012
ISBN:
978-0753827871

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